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CVE-2009-1313 Detail

Current Description

The nsTextFrame::ClearTextRun function in layout/generic/nsTextFrameThebes.cpp in Mozilla Firefox 3.0.9 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) and probably execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors. NOTE: this vulnerability reportedly exists because of an incorrect fix for CVE-2009-1302.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022126
http://securitytracker.com/id?1022127
http://slackware.com/security/viewer.php?l=slackware-security&y=2009&m=slackware-security.350967
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2009:111
http://www.mozilla.org/security/announce/2009/mfsa2009-23.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34743
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-765-1
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1180
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489647
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=489676
https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=490233
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=497447
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A10446
https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2009-0449.html

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mozilla:firefox:3.0.9:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-1313
NVD Published Date:
04/30/2009
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017